Driver arrested, pedestrian seriously injured in Colorado Springs crash


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A driver was arrested after a pedestrian was seriously injured in a crash in eastern Colorado Springs early Thursday morning, according to police.

The crash happened around 2:15 a.m. just south of the intersection of North Carefree Circle and Oro Blanco Drive. Police said the pedestrian sustained serious injuries but is expected to recover.

Todd North

The driver, later identified as 52-year-old Todd North, left the scene, according to police. He was later arrested.

It is not clear where he was found or if he turned himself in. North faces a charge of leaving the scene of an accident.

The investigation will continue.

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